Mr. Muyiwa Talabi has vast experience working with both the public and private sectors of the economy. He is a business owner, an industrialist, a farmer, and a marketing consultant.
He has worked with the Lagos State Ministry of Social Development, Youth and Sports from 1977 to 1979. He also worked at the Kingsway Stores from August 1979 till 1987 when operations were closed. Mr. Talabi was appointed in July 1988 as Agricultural Specialist by the US Embassy in the Foreign Agricultural Services (FAS) and resigned to set up his private business in October 1993. In February, 1994, he was recommended by FAS to US Wheat Associates Inc, Washington DC to head the newly established operations in Nigeria and to assist in the sub-Saharan region.
From 1994 to date Mr. Talabi has been the Marketing Consultant and Country Director for US Wheat Associates- a company that represents the American wheat producers market development interests in global markets with the regional office in Cape Town, RSA.
Mr. Talabi has won a number of social and professional awards and he is married with children and grand children.